Anh and Chi’s Vanessa Coupar Does The Dishes

The Dishes is a new Scout column that asks Vancouverites to walk us through a map of their ideal day and night on the town. We’re talking breakfast, lunch, happy hour, dinner and late night cocktails. Tax and tip included. Today we get the goods from local bartender Vanessa Coupar, an Ontario import who toiled at such award-winning establishments as Uva Wine & Cocktail Bar and el Santo before becoming the Bar Manager at Main Street’s acclaimed Anh and Chi restaurant. Now we’re hungry again. What’s for lunch? I find myself eating lunch at Anh and Chi, even when I’m not...

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Pho Hoang transformed into Anh and Chi, opening early April

Daily Hive Vancouver | December 19, 2017  Those who were saddened by the news that the Main Street fixture Pho Hoang Vietnamese Restaurant would be closing its doors after 17 years of operation will be pleased to note that the restaurant is slated to re-open in the first week of April. The 73-seat eatery, which is now being run by Vincent and Amelie Nguyen (kids of the original Pho Hoang owners), will flaunt a new name (Anh and Chi), a new look, and an updated menu. Siblings, Amelie and Vincent Nguyen (Jess Fleming Vancity Buzz) The restaurant’s transformation began about eight months...

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Best of the City Dining 2017: And the winners are...

Staff Writer | Westender | November 9th, 2017 Read the Original Article Here   Best Vietnamese  1. Anh and Chi, 3388 Main St., anhandchi.com 2. Phnom Penh, 244 E Georgia St., 604-682-5777 3. Pho Goodness, various locations, phogoodness.com

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Anh and Chi wins Gold for BEST VIETNAMESE at 2017 Golden Plates Awards

Georgia Straight Reader’s Choice 2017 Awards Winner! Gold = Best VietnameseBronze = Best Bartender View Details at straight.com

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Local interior designers go global at Vancouver’s most photogenic restaurants

The interior design of Main Street’s Anh and Chi honours Vietnamese culture with cross-generational appeal. straight.com | By Lucy Lau Read the Original Article Here When siblings Vincent and Amelie Nguyen decided to take the reins at their parents’ restaurant—the long-standing Pho Hoang on Main Street—in 2015, a revamp was in order. But before the aging space was gutted and transformed into the bright, welcoming room that, today, is known as Anh and Chi, there were a few ground rules to establish. First, the Nguyens would continue to offer the traditional, home-style Vietnamese dishes, such as pho and bún bò...

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Best new restaurants in Vancouver 2016

dailyhive.com | By Lindsay William-Ross  Instead, this year has been about the gentle evolution of the neighbourhood spot, a relaxing of the “fine dining” rules that leave room for table-cloth free surfaces and umbrellas in your drinks. There are second generation food families who are melding rich culinary heritage with modern touches. These days comfort doesn’t mean compromising quality. It’s an exciting time to be eating in Vancouver, and you don’t have to get too dressed up to enjoy some of the city’s best restaurants. Hell, you don’t even have to spend too much. Here are our picks for the...

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